Find out more about the whole university experience and what it’s like to study abroad in Holland. Explore the education system, culture and career opportunities.
37th for Business and Economics
Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2022
Why choose Tilburg University?
Tilburg University is a top 250 world university (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022) and is located in the south of Holland. The city is home to 200,000 residents and 28,000 students. As a relatively small city compared to Amsterdam and Rotterdam, Tilburg offers the perfect study environment as well as a lower cost of living.
A top business university
Tilburg University is one of the best universities for business and economics. It has an excellent reputation for research-led degrees in Business and Economics. With one of the best business schools in the world, Tilburg University ranks 37th in the world for Business and Economics (Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2022).
Connect to industry
Throughout your studies, you’ll develop analytical thinking and will have plenty of opportunities to connect with the business world. Economic Business weeks Tilburg is one of the largest on-campus recruitment events in Holland, linking students to companies such as L’Oréal, KPMG, ING Bank, ExxonMobil and Deloitte. You could also have the opportunity to spend a semester abroad at a choice of partner university locations, such as Canada, France or Australia.
Your pathway to Tilburg University
Prepare for your degree at Tilburg University with a one-year programme taught at the International Study Centre. Once you successfully complete your programme and achieve the required academic grades, you can progress to a choice of degrees at Tilburg.
Why study in Holland?
There are a number of reasons why Holland is a popular choice for those looking to study (and start a career) abroad.
Home to world-ranking universities
VU Amsterdam ranks among the world’s best and is placed 115th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022.
Dutch degrees are recognised across the globe
The Dutch education system is well known and respected for its high quality. University-level education has existed here as far back as the 16th century.
Courses are taught in English
Many degree programmes at Dutch universities are taught in English, meaning they attract students from all over the world.
Degree programmes in Holland are a fraction of the cost of those in North America and the rest of Europe.
A welcoming environment
Holland is a proudly multicultural nation, with a long history of immigration. You will find influences from all over the world here.
Holland International Study Centre
The International Study Centre prepares international students for degree-level study at top universities in Holland.
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